Just How Far Can Atlanta Expand?

Atlanta may be the posterchild for urban sprawl. Just take a look at this comparison of Atlanta and Barcelona, two comparably populated cities with about the same amount of rail line transit system tracks laid. The slightly more populous Barcelona takes up around 62.5 square miles of built up area,…

The Lethal Injection of Kelly Gissendaner Lethal Injection: Do Atlantans Agree with the Rest of Georgia?

Kelly Gissendaner had people on her side, from candle-light wielding passive protesters to the Pope, himself. That didn’t stop the State of Georgia from executing the woman via lethal injection on the morning of September 30, 2015, though. It’s an action that’s been met with mixed reactions across the state…

Atlanta’s Housing Market 2016

There was once a time, not too long ago, when the housing market was in complete ruins. Nobody was able to buy, and sellers were dramatically lowering their asking price. As the economy continues to improve, we are seeing a rise in the housing market. Atlanta has been doing a…